Usage examples for rarely

  1. As a matter of fact, this rarely happens. – Recollections of a Varied Life by George Cary Eggleston
  2. I had little use for money, and rarely carried any. – John Halifax, Gentleman by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
  3. Oh yes, but I see you so rarely. – The Golden Age in Transylvania by Mór Jókai
  4. And I tell you our hearts were gigotting rarely. – The Dew of Their Youth by S. R. Crockett
  5. The very best society was often to be seen on Boulevard Coblentz, and later on Boulevard de Gand; and may be seen sometimes, but more rarely, on Boulevard des Italiens. – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock
  6. It was rarely the case that he spoke to any one in the club. – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
  7. Yes, yes It is not what I wish- but my father rarely changes his mind. – Gunman's Reckoning by Max Brand
  8. It's very rarely made any easier for him. – The Greater Power by Harold Bindloss W. Herbert Dunton
  9. In those cases, however, it rarely ends happily. – Pebbles on the Shore by Alpha of the Plough (Alfred George Gardiner)
  10. " Cecil is so rarely beautiful," she says, with the most perfect admiration. – Floyd Grandon's Honor by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  11. Mr. Killigrew had his private secretary, but this gentleman rarely saw the inside of the Killigrew home; it wasn't at all necessary that he should. – The Voice in the Fog by Harold MacGrath
  12. Since it can take at least half a pahar for a large cannon to cool, large guns are rarely fired more than once in a battle. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  13. Sir David one might rarely happen to see, except at a crowded party. – Biographical Essays by Thomas de Quincey
  14. She is rarely seen in the house at all, and neither talks to the men nor the women who enter. – Hodge and His Masters by Richard Jefferies
  15. Except for an occasional expedition to Highfield, she rarely left home. – The Luckiest Girl in the School by Angela Brazil
  16. My eyes are doing very well,- better than my fingers, in fact,- and, as I rarely play by note after I once learn a piece, the eyes make no difference. – The Deserter by Charles King
  17. Women rarely love a man who is bitter against any one but himself. – Don Orsino by F. Marion Crawford
  18. In any case, rarely today does an author need to use all or many of these stage divisions of an older day. – Dramatic Technique by George Pierce Baker
  19. Hal and his wife came but rarely to Castlewood and Richmond when the chaplain and his lady were with us. – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  20. I was vexed as I have rarely been. – Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker by S. Weir Mitchell